Process Safety Hazards & Risk Analysis

Process Safety Hazards & Risk Analysis

Identify hazards, mitigate risks, and improve safety

Transporting, storing, and manufacturing chemicals involves process safety risks. Stakeholders in all industries rely on Exponent's process safety engineers to conduct risk assessments, perform failure investigations, identify hazards, navigate process issues, and improve safety and compliance with regulatory practices.

How can we help you understand your process plant limits and optimize your capabilities?

Exponent engineers leverage more than 50 years of experience in industrial, chemical, oil, and gas facilities investigations to help clients perform root cause analysis, understand the limits and optimal capabilities of their process plants, and prevent chemical and industrial process accidents. Our experience spans small equipment failures to investigating the catastrophic loss of entire production facilities.

Exponent's services span the elements of process safety management and the lifecycle of an industrial facility, including process design, construction, operation, maintenance, and facility decommissioning.

Exponent is a corporate member company of the Center for Chemical Process Safety, and our experts participate as chairs and committee members on many industrial standards and guidance organizations that plant operators consult for process safety guidance, including:

  • The American Institute of Chemical Engineers 
  • The National Fire Protection Association
  • The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • ASTM International
  • The American Petroleum Institute
  • The International Organization for Standardization
  • The Hydraulic Institute


Our global and comprehensive expertise across industries gives us a deep understanding of current challenges, best industry practices, and the implications of emerging technologies.